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NOPD: Laundry detergent looter strikes at New Orleans East store

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

Police are searching for a gunman who allegedly stole a shopping cart full of laundry detergent from a New Orleans East store.

Police say that the armed robbery happened around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Family Dollar, located in the 9700 block of Chef Menteur.

Police say the suspect showed the employee a gun when he attempted to leave the store without paying. Police have not given a description of the suspect involved.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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